An asbestos survey in Urmston is essential if you own an older building. Many older buildings have asbestos-containing materials. This is because asbestos was regarded as a wonder material when added to building materials. There are many worthy properties of asbestos which is one of the reasons it was so extensively used. However, the dangers of asbestos became apparent and its use in building materials was subsequently banned. Regardless of the ban, many older buildings still have dangerous levels of asbestos, which can pose a huge health hazard to the occupants of the building.
To ensure compliance and safety within your building in Urmston, an asbestos survey is necessary. If you own a building that was erected prior to the 1980s, it is mandatory to have it surveyed to determine the extent of asbestos present. A survey will also help you plan the next step: effective asbestos management. If you are planning on renovating or demolishing your building, it is best to halt the planning until you have consulted with an expert team for a professional survey. Our team of surveyors are highly skilled and experienced in all types of asbestos surveys. Our most popular is the management survey. This is suitable if you are not planning any reconstruction or refurbishment in the future. The management survey includes locating the presence of any asbestos-containing materials in your building, and to assess the condition of said materials. Our expert team can provide a clear and concise management plan to ensure that you comply with legislation.
A refurb/demolition asbestos survey in Urmston will be required if you are planning on demolishing your building. This survey does not assess the condition of any asbestos found, but rather notes areas of damage or where additional asbestos debris could be found. The asbestos survey that is right for your particular needs will conform to the HSG264 industry standard as laid down by the HSE. When you need an expert team for an asbestos survey for your building, contact ACS right away. You can rest assured that our experienced and highly qualified asbestos surveyors will provide a comprehensive and cost effective asbestos survey. You will also receive additional recommendations on the best course of action.